News & Blog

Keep visiting us on our News and Blog page for all the latest and the best in the world of coaching. Coaching tips and ideas, things we think you might like to see, fun things and serious things. We will also be featuring guest blogs – so please let us know if you have something you want to share!

Business & Executive coaching

Working as a coach in business and executive coaching is a highly skilled and increasingly competitive role and requires demonstration of the following competencies: Psychological Mindedness

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The blurring boundaries between coaching and therapy

Coaching has only been around since the mid-1990s but it has developed with such rapidity that executive coaching is now probably the fastest growing form of organisational consulting.  In the US alone the coaching industry is reportedly worth more than $1 billion per year.  The International Coach Federation, which is just one of many...

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Overcoming fear of failure

A ship in harbour is safe, but that is not what ships are built for. – William Shedd

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What a difference some praise makes!

As a coach, I regularly and sincerely praise and champion my clients and the delegates on my coaching courses.  I also teach my students the importance of praise and appreciation and frequently quote Nancy Kline’s recommended ratio of 5:1 praise to criticism.

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What to look for in a Coach Training Programme

Are you thinking about training as a business coach, an executive coach or a personal coach?  Have you been looking at different coach training programmes for a long time to find the right programme for you?  Are you bewildered by all the different courses on offer and different types of accreditation?

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